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Help for Women

TANA's TEAM Square is committed to assist Telugu people and families that are involved directly or indirectly in catastrophic incidents, such as accidents, homicides and suicides. Unfortunately our resources are very limited to assist women/men is domestic / marital issues. There are several other nonprofit organization across USA are helping people, particularly women in those issues. Here are the list of local organizations that can be helpful. 

Alabama Network
ASHA KIRAN
PO Box 12311, Huntsville, AL 35811
Hotline: (256)-509-1882 or Crisis Center: (256)-716-1000
Arizona
Arizona South Asians for Safe Families
PO Box 2748, Scottsdale, AZ 85252-2748
Hotline: 1-877-SAFE-711 (1-877-723-3711)
Email: info@asafsf.org or asafsf@gmail.com
California
ASRA
41835 Albrae Street, Fremont, CA, 94538
Hotline (800) 313 ASRA
Office (510) 657 1245 or (510) 657 1246
Email: asraa1@aol.com
Shelter services available
Maitri
234 E. Gish Road, Suite # 200, San Jose, CA 95112
Helpline (888) 8 MAITRI (800.862.4874) Mon- Fri 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Office(408) 436 8398 or (408) 436 8393
Fax (408) 436 8381
Email: maitri@maitri.org
Cultural Displacement, Conflict Resolution and Domestic Violence - Transitional House services available
NARIKA
P.O. Box 14014, Berkeley, CA 94714
Hotline (800) 215 7308
Office (510) 540 0754
Fax (510) 540 0201
Email: narika@narika.org
SAHARA
17918 South Pioneer Blvd. Suite 206, Artesia, CA 90701
Hotline (888) 724 2722
Office (562) 402 4132
Fax (562) 402 60963
Email: saharaorg@yahoo.com
South Asian Network
17918 South Pioneer Blvd. Suite 206, Artesia, CA 90701
Help line (800) 281 8111
Office (562) 403-0488
Fax: (562) 403 0487
Email: saninfo@southasiannetwork.org
Orphans & Battered Women Foundation International, Inc.
2680 N. Vista Glen Road, Orange, CA 92867-1739
Office (714) 637 1613
Fax (323) 725 6969
Trikone
P. O. Box 14161, San Francisco, CA 94414
Voice mail (415) 487 8778
Email: trikone@trikone.org
Serving Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender South Asians
Connecticut
SNEHA
P.O. BOX 271650, West Hartford, CT 06127-1650
(800) 58 – SNEHA (hotline for Connecticut only)
(860) 658 4615
Email: sneha@sneha.org 
Georgia

RAKSHA, Inc.

P.O. Box 12337, Atlanta, Georgia - 30355
Office (404) 876 0670
Toll Free (866) 725 7423 | Toll Free (877) 672 5742
Helpline (404) 842 0725 | Fax (404) 876-4525
Email: raksha@mindspring.com
 Tapestri Inc. 
http://www.tapestri.org/ 
tapestri@mindspring.com
(404) 299-2185 
(404) 299-7775
Illinois
APNA GHAR
4753 N. Broadway, Suite 502, Chicago, IL 60640
Crisis line (800) 717 0757 Illinois only
Out of State (773)334 4663
Office (773) 334 0173 | Fax (773) 334 0963
Email: info@apnaghar.org
Hamdard Center
228 E. Lake Street, Suite 300, Addison, IL 60101
Office (630) 835 1430 or (630) 860 9122
Email: admin@hamdardcenter.org
Khuli Zaban
Chicago/Illinois/ Ohio/Michigan/Indiana areas
Phone (312) 409 2753
Maryland
ASHA Asian (Women’s) Self- Help Association
P.O. Box 34303, West Bethesda, MD 20827
Hotline (800) 799.7233
Office (202) 207 1248
Email: asha@ashaforwomen.org
Counselors Helping Asian Indians (CHAI, Inc.)
4517 Redleaf Court, Ellicott City, MD 21043
Office (410) 461 1634 Ext 2
Email: raziachai@hotmail.com 
Massachusetts
Saheli
P O Box 1345, Burlington, MA 01803
Office (866) 4SA HELI 
 Asian Human Services
http://www.asianhumanservices.org 
info@asianhumanservices.org
(617) 338-2350
(617) 338-2355    

Asian Task Force 
http://www.atask.org 
asiandv@atask.org
(617) 730-6696
(617) 277-3648
Michigan
Mai Family services
Palguna
www.maifs.org
(248) 477-4985
New Jersey
Manavi
P.O. Box 3103, New Brunswick , NJ 08901
Office (732) 435 1414  | Fax (732) 435 1411
Email: Manavi@manavi.org
Transitional House services available 
Women's Crisis Services 
http://www.womenscrisisservices.org
(908) 788-7666 
(908) 788-4044
New York
 AWAKE, Inc. 
awakinc@aol.com
Tallman, NY, Tel: (845) 368-2011
Islamic Center of Long Island, Domestic Violence Committee
835 Brush Hollow Road, Westbury, NY 11590
Office (516) 333-3495 | Fax (516) 333 7321
Email: icli.icli@verizon.net
Pragati
11-45 Union Turnpike, Lower Level, Forest Hills, NY 11375
Tel: (516) 487 0929  |  Fax (718) 459 2971
Email: pragatiinc@aol.com
Saathi of Rochester
P O Box 92, East Rochester, NY 14445
Office (585) 234 1050
Email: saathi_rochester@yahoo.com
Sakhi for South Asian women
PO Box 20208, Greeley Square Station, New York, NY, 10001
Helpline (212) 868 6741
Office (212) 714 9153  |  Fax (212) 5648745
Email: contactus@sakhi.org
North Carolina
KIRAN:
Domestic Violence and Crisis Services for South Asians in North Carolina
1012 Oberlin Road, Raleigh, NC 27605
Hotline: 1-877-625-4726
24 hour crisis line: 1-877-NCKIRAN
Email: kiraninc@hotmail.com
Ohio
ASHA- Ray of Hope
655 E. Livingston Avenue, Columbus, OH 43205
Office (614) 326 2121  |   Fax (614) 326 2131 
Email: asharayofhope@sbcglobal.net
Women of the Indian Subcontinent Support Group
Tel: (614) 846-6669
Oregon
South Asian Women’s Empowerment and Resources Alliance (SAWERA)
P.O. Box 91242, Portland, OR 97291 0242
Helpline (503) 778 7386
Office (503) 641 2425
Email: sawera@sawera.org
Provides free referrals to South Asian women domestic violence (DV) victims seeking shelter, legal help, job placement, child care and counseling.
 SAWERA 
http://www.sawera.org 
sawera@sawera.org
(503) 778-7386
Pennsylvania
Service and Education for Women Against Abuse (SEWAA)
P.O. Box 1591, Havertown, PA 19083
Office (215) 62 – SEWAA
Email: sewaa@sewaa.net
Texas
Asians Against Domestic Abuse (AADA)
PO Box. 420776, Houston TX 77242
Office (713) 339 8300
Email: nfo@addainc.org
CHETNA
P O Box 832802, Richardson, TX 75083
Email: chetna_dsw@yahoo.com
DAYA ( Houston)
P.O. Box 571774, Houston, TX 77257
Office (713) 914 1333
Email: info@dayahouston.org
SAHELIi
P. O. Box 3665, South 5th Street, Austin, TX 78764
Office (512) 703 8745
Email: saheli@saheli-austin.org
To work toward preventing abuse in family relationships, to break the cycle of violence and pursue a cycle of peace.
Washington
CHAYA
P. O. Box 22291, Seattle, WA 98122-0291
Toll-free (877) 922 4292
Hotline (206) 325 0325
Office (206) 568 7576
Email: chaya@chayaseattle.org
Provides translation and interpretation services, referrals to shelters, counseling, medical services, legal and immigration services, community outreach, and training
Washington D.C
KHUSH, DC
Provides a safe and supportive environment, promotes awareness and 
acceptance, and fosters positive cultural and sexual identity for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Questioning(LGBTQ) and additional gender or sexual minority South Asians in the Washington D.C. Metropolitan Area.

 
South Asian Women's Organizations in Canada  
 Vancouver, BC
South Asian Women's Centers 
sawc@asia.com
(604) 325-6637
 Toronto
 South Asian Women's Community Center (SAWCC) 
sawcc@cam.org
(416) 537-2276
 Montreal
SAW Group  
(514) 398-7142